Garden City has a general population of 21,672 and an overall student population of 31,060. Approximately 7,951 of Garden City's students are enrolled in schools that offer school psychology programs.
Adelphi University is the largest school psychology school in Garden City, based on student population. In 2010, Adelphi University graduated approximately 28 students from its school psychology program.
In 2010, 28 students graduated with a school psychology degree from one of Garden City's school psychology schools. In 2009 tuition at school psychology schools in Garden City was $26,230 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for school psychology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,990 per year, on average, for room and board at Garden City-based school psychology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $33,730.
If you decide to work as a school psychologist in Garden City, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 14,690 school psychologists in New York. Of these school psychologists, 1,570 were working in the greater Garden City area. The number of school psychologists in Garden City is expected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for school psychologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a school psychologist in Garden City is $90,530 per year, which is higher than the average for school psychologists state-wide.